Tag: gaming in bc

Cullen Commission Heats up as testimony puts former BC Liberal minister Rich Coleman right into the spotlight.

A former British Columbia RCMP officer testified he was informed in 2009 that Rich Coleman, then-minister responsible for gaming, was “largely responsible” for rampant money laundering related to organized crime in the province’s casinos, and that senior B.C. Mounties were complicit, an inquiry has heard. Fred… Continue Reading “Cullen Commission Heats up as testimony puts former BC Liberal minister Rich Coleman right into the spotlight.”

This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Vancouver casino project would likely hurt fortunes of area businesses

I apologize for the delay today in posting this weeks column, but with two sick kiddies on the couch today, my time has been limited. This week, Brent and I battle over the new Paragon proposal for an ‘urban resort’. Where do you stand… Continue Reading “This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Vancouver casino project would likely hurt fortunes of area businesses”